PurchasingB2B

Bombardier Recreational awards 10-year IT contract renewal to CGI Group

CGI estimates it will receive $74 million over 10 years from the deal, announced February 11.


February 12, 2013
by The Canadian Press

MONTREAL—CGI Group Inc will continue to provide IT services for Bombardier Recreational Products Inc for another decade under a renewed and expanded contract awarded by the maker of the iconic Ski-Doo snowmobiles. CGI estimates it will receive $74 million over 10 years from the deal, announced February 11.

BRP is a private company spun off from Bombardier Inc, which makes passenger rail equipment and airplanes. Apart from snowmobiles, Bombardier Recreational makes the Sea-Doo jet skis and other watercraft as well as Can-Am all-terrain vehicles and the Can-Am Spyder, a three-wheel highway motorcycle.